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O’Rourke wins £50m office contract

O’Rourke wins £50m office contract

Laing O’Rourke has been named as the preferred bidder for a £50 million contract for the redevelopment

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Oxley Group pledges 20 per cent stake in Galliard Homes

Oxley Group pledges 20 per cent stake in Galliard Homes

Singapore developer Oxkey Holdings has entered an agreement to acquire a 20 per cent stake in the

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Office development and private housing help construction workload recovery

Office development and private housing help construction workload recovery

Construction workloads increased in the second quarter of 2015 with 44 per cent more respondents reporting higher

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Guhring Limited confirmed for Advanced Manufacturing Hub

Guhring Limited confirmed for Advanced Manufacturing Hub

Guhring Limited has been confirmed as the second occupier of the Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMH) in Birmingham.The

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Bond Court reaches 100% occupancy

Bond Court reaches 100% occupancy

A third letting has been agreed at 2 Bond Court, leading to 100 per cent occupancy at

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FMB: Building increase endangered by skills shortage

FMB: Building increase endangered by skills shortage

Building increases have been put at risk due to skills shortages in the sector, a new study

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Wates Construction starts work on Wellingborough crematorium

Wates Construction starts work on Wellingborough crematorium

Wates Construction is now working on a new crematorium for Wellingborough Council. It will be built at an

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Camden Building Futures helps young jobseekers

Camden Building Futures helps young jobseekers

Wates has teamed up with Kings Cross Construction Skills Centre’s Camden Building Futures project to help young

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London property owners launch Wild West End initiative

London property owners launch Wild West End initiative

A number of London property owners have joined forces to introduce the Wild West End ecology initiative. The

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West End investment reaches H1 record

West End investment reaches H1 record

Investment in the West End of London has reached a record £3.5 billion in the first half

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BAM Construction wins Sheffield technical college contract

BAM Construction wins Sheffield technical college contract

BAM Construction has won a contract to build the second University Technical College in Sheffield.It will be

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Savills Nottingham auction brings in over £3.1m of bids

Savills Nottingham auction brings in over £3.1m of bids

An auction at Savills Nottingham has led to over £3.1 million of bids for residential and commercial

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ABI: 68% of planned supermarket construction never finishes

ABI: 68% of planned supermarket construction never finishes

Just 32 per cent of planned supermarket construction from the UK’s big four supermarkets are finished, research

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BBMM introduces new footbridge on A27

BBMM introduces new footbridge on A27

Balfour Beatty Mott Macdonald (BBMM) has installed a new footbridge on the A27 near Chichester. The bridge

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Shop closures fall as retail administrations drop 32%

Shop closures fall as retail administrations drop 32%

The number of shop closures across the UK has fallen 32 per cent in the first half

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Student housing deals valued at £4bn completed in H1 2015

Student housing deals valued at £4bn completed in H1 2015

Student housing deals valued at £4 billion were completed in the first half of 2015, a new

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39% of councils aim to boost housebuilding opportunities

39% of councils aim to boost housebuilding opportunities

More councils across the country are opening up new opportunities for individuals to build their own properties.Research

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SMEs could provide 20k more properties with improved finance access

SMEs could provide 20k more properties with improved finance access

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) could deliver 20,000 more homes if access to finance improves, one group

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Lack of affordable countryside homes in England

Lack of affordable countryside homes in England

An absence of affordable properties in England’s rural areas could lead to “pensioner pockets” in the countryside,

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Topping-out ceremony complete at University of Exeter facility

Topping-out ceremony complete at University of Exeter facility

A topping-out ceremony has been completed for a new facility at the University of Exeter. The Living Systems

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